Northeast

NE Women’s State of the Region!

With most teams having completed their #SpringBreak15 matches, it’s a good time to do a State of the Region for NE, as we can review the matches that have been played, and preview some key match ups that are left to be played. The spring break period was a fun time to follow matches, as…

Coach Bizot on the NCAA and Pool C

Happy Sunday, boys and girls! We at The Blog have strong feelings concerning the decrease of Pool-C teams for this year’s NCAA tournament. In order to help shed a little light on the situation, we have brought in an NCAA expert in every sense of the word. Chris Bizot is the head coach of the men’s…

Women’s Player of the Week! – March 16th – 23rd

NCAA WOMEN’S REGIONAL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: MARCH 16th-23rd Each writer brings you their respective Player of the Week! I gotta say that this group is great because it highlights players from all across the respective lineups! Congrats ladies! A-SOUTH Player: Bronte Goodhue Team: University of the South (Sewanee) Results: 4-0 in Singles, 4-0 in…

NE Weekend Preview

Hello again, boys and girls, and welcome to my first NE weekend preview of the year. I’ve been so caught up in #SB15 over the past few weeks, that I’ve spent more time with Pomona’s twitter feed than my roommate. While there are still a few teams wrapping up their warm weather wanderings, most of the…

DIII Recruiting – Interviews with Coach Fried and Coach Swain

It’s been a while, but your favorite DIII tennis blog (and probably only) has another feature out on Tennis Recruiting! In conjunction with their “Signing Week Countdown,” we’ve interviewed two coaches – Coach Fried of Wesleyan and Coach Swain of Williams to get their takes on recruiting and DIII tennis in general.  By the way,…

Regional Roundup – Week Ending 3/26

Hello again! With RPI, George Fox, and Pacific taking trips to southern Cal, and W&L, CNU, and Sewanee gathering in the Atlantic South to play some matches, I have no shortage of great matches to recap. Luckily for my sanity, it is a little slower over the next week, but there are still a few…

Williams #SB15 Precap Part I

It’s gonna be tough to follow AS’s scoring format article, but I’m gonna try. Yet another top 15 team has left the NE has for sunny California skies, and though I’m not bringing the readers a coach’s perspective today (not so subtle hint about future articles) I do have my final Spring Break Precap for you.  Williams, not even…

3/24 Power Rankings (M)

What’s up, folks! It’s been exactly a week since our last edition of Power Rankings… which means that it’s time for some more Power Rankings! Repetitive, right?  Anyways, we’ve had some good discussion on Rankings in general the past few times out and some more people are joining in on the party.  Thanks to all…

Middlebury #SB15 “Precap”

Quick quiz, what current DIII team has one of the all time winningest coaches, brought in a top-10 recruiting class, faithfully updates their twitter, still has courts buried by snow, and is getting no love as a national championship contender? Today’s Spring Break Precap features none other than the Middlebury Panthers! Midd is currently ranked…

Regional Players of the Week: March 16th-22nd

NCAA MEN’S REGIONAL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: March 16th-March 22nd After a weekend jam packed of NCAA basketball, it’s time to shift our focus back to tennis, at least for the next three days. It’s Monday, so here are your POTW from the week that was. As the #SlugLyfe twitter account so gleefully reminded me over the…